Location: Balking / Berkshire

Factoid List

View Factoid Type Source Ref. Primary Person Short Description
Transaction S338a      Æthelred 15, king of the Wesst Saxons, to Cuthred 17, his minister; grant of 5 hides (cassati) at Balking, Berks
Transaction S713      King Edgar 11 to Æthelsige 8, his camerarius; grant of 10 hides (mansae) at 'Sparsholt' (i.e. Fawler), one hide at Balking and a mill at Hirdegrafe (probably in Steventon), Berks.
Event WilliamofPoitiers.GestaGuillelmi  II.34   [In Barking] Edwin 33 and Morcar 3... came to submit to [William 1]; they sought his pardon for any hostility they had shown him, and surrendered themselves and all their property to his mercy. Various other wealthy nobles did the same, amongst them Earl Copsi 1... [William 1] readily accepted their oaths, as they had requested, freely granted them his favour, restored all their possessions, and treated them with great honour.